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Nagra (National Cooperative for the Disposal of Radioactive Waste) is the Swiss technical competence centre in the field of deep geological disposal of radioactive waste.

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Green light for Nagra’s information tours

18.12.2018

Nagra's information tours are legal and no proceedings will be opened: this is the conclusion of preliminary investigations by the Office of the Attorney General of Switzerland.

“We are ready for Stage 3”

22.11.2018

The Federal Council announced its decision in Bern today on Stage 2 of the Sectoral Plan for Deep Geological Repositories.

Construction work begins for the deep borehole in Bülach

09.10.2018

Construction of the drill site in Bülach has begun. Actual drilling work will follow at the beginning of 2019.

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What exactly is radioactivity and how can we protect ourselves from it? (subtitles in english)

What exactly is radioactivity? How can we protect ourselves from radioactivity? We hear these questions very often at trade fairs or school events. Answers to this can be found in our new animated explanatory film on "radioactivity". Learn more about the different types and sources of radiation in three minutes.

More information on the disposal of radioactive waste can be found on our blog: www.nagra-blog.ch

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